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...on.Sometimes, however, they direct the boats to traffickers, according to human rights groups. Those who cannot raise ransoms often escape or are sold as slaves onto fishing vessels.Royal Thai Navy spokesman Rear Adm. Karn Dee-ubon said the navy...

...militant groups without firing a shot, paying a ransom or offering a quid pro quo.But as the well-dressed...the U.S. or British government should pay ransoms.Anadolu reported that Turkey had paid no ransom and "no conditions were accepted in return...
A father's advice: put down your rod, teach the love of fishing

...any I've been on. And while I doubt she'll remember it, it's a day I'll never forget. A life-long Alaskan, Jen Ransom is an environmental and religious writer who resides in Soldotna with her family. Before setting aside her pole to teach her...
Is it Global Warming when Pink Flamingos land in Soldotna?

...when we came in to work Monday and the ransom letter stated that for a donation to the...For the 13-17 year olds, Madeline Ransom garnered first and Kyle Kanarowski," said 15-year-old Madeline Ransom. Another exciting announcement came last...
Volunteers help Scouts learn plenty at day camp

...4-H folks come and give a worthwhile talk on nutrition, healthy living and predator and prey relations. We also had Jack Ransom instill smart boat and water safety skills with our Scouts. Roy Smith and Charlie Black, in conjunction with the Kenai Peninsula...
Volunteers make sure kids won't sink

...cold water immersion and rescue techniques. Our special thanks to the many volunteers who helped with this venture: Jack Ransom, Megan Piersma, Ali Eskelin, Jacques Kosto, Robin Kling, Jane Fellman (Safe Kids), Rachel Parra, Nigel LaRiccia, Joe...
Gerlach, Jordan reign at Tsalteshi Invitational

...Ostrander and Thomet never did, and that's win four straight state titles. Only Kodiak's Kristy Klinnert and Seward's Emily Ransom have accomplished that feat. With some of her top Class 1-2-3A competition not present, Gerlach said it was too early...
Sports Briefs

Kircher Jr. takes Ransom Fun Run Bicyclist Karl P. Kircher Jr...seconds, to win the Seventh Annual Jeff Ransom Memorial Fun Run Saturday in Kasilof. The run was started in memory of Jeff Ransom, who died in an avalanche in 1994. Instead...
No citations issued in Kenai River boat accident

...Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation Ranger Jack Ransom. On board with White was Randy Colbenson, 48, and Joyce Schler, 45. Ransom did not have the residences for the three. Ransom said that around 3 p.m. White was traveling upstream...
Community efforts help keep kids afloat

...Department, Central Peninsula Hospital, Jacques Kosto, Jack Ransom, Jacquline Erion, Sam Caswell, Mary Jane Hanley, Matt Fellman...Cunningham, Brian Health, Michelle Ostrowski, Jetta Minerva, Jen Ransom, Tracy Foster, Josh Thompson, Lauri Lingafelt and Jim Fellman...


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